$34,916
Avg. Salary
$14.34
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Medical Assistant is $14.34 per hour.

The average pay for a Medical Assistant is $34,916 per year.

$12.91
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$14.34
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$19.31
90%
MEDIAN $14.34
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MEDIAN $34,916
$12.91 - $19.31
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Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $12.91 - $19.31
Overtime $25.00
Annual Data $0$40K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,997 - $40,957
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Medical Assistant

Most of the time, medical assistants work in doctors’ offices, hospitals, or medical clinics. They prepare treatment rooms to make sure that they are clean. They walk patients from waiting rooms to examination or treatment rooms. They interview patients. They take patients’ vital signs, such as temperature, weight, and blood pressure. They write down other information, such as why the patients come to their facility, their symptoms, and medication that patients are currently taking. They must place all information given by their patients in their medical records.

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
11%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Internal Medicine
▲2%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▼0%

National Average
$32,000

Procedures
▼3%

Medical Records
▼6%

Customer Service
▼6%

Scheduling
▼9%

Family Practice
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None: 12%